Disease

Effective scab management using RIMpro (part 3)

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(continued from last month) The power of numbers: We don’t like it, but there is a lot of chance involved in scab control.

Effective scab management using RIMpro (part 2)

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(continued from last month) At what stage do fungicides work

New protection from Alternaria in apple orchards

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Across Australia, apple crops can now be protected from Alternaria fruit spot and leaf blotch with Dragon 700WG (dithianon) —a proven fungicide in Australian apple orchards.

Effective scab management using RIMpro

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Apple Scab is the key disease in apple production.

New chemistry to control black spot

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Flavell’s Apples, at Lenswood in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia, utilised a new fungicide option from a different chemical group for the control of black spot this season.

Spray programs with IPM in mind

The impact on beneficial insects and mites is a major consideration in Crop Care’s 2013 recommended spray programs for apples.

Integrated brown rot control—new tools & practices (part 2)

Control of brown rot of stone fruit is becoming increasingly unsustainable with the exclusive use of fungicides, especially during wet growing seasons. (Articles continues from last month).

Integrated brown rot control—new tools & practices (part 1)

Control of brown rot of stone fruit is becoming increasingly unsustainable with the exclusive use of fungicides, especially during wet growing seasons.

Innovative new fungicide released in Australia

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An innovative new fungicide that protects apples and pears throughout flowering is now available to Australian fruit growers. DuPont™ Fontelis® fungicide provides up to 10 days protection for black spot and 21 days for powdery mildew to help growers achieve pack outs which make them proud.

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